Period
to 19 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 30 25
Rank change year-on-year +8 -5 +19
Permanent jobs citing Retail 297 291 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 8.14% 7.06% 6.98%
As % of the General category 20.86% 17.64% 17.90%
Number of salaries quoted 194 132 181
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £82,500 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.98% -4.44% +4.65%

Retail is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,424 1,650 1,592
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 39.04% 40.01% 38.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,028 1,282 1,315
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,525 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £41,375 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.65% - -

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Retail as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Birmingham

Retail
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Retail in Birmingham

Retail
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Retail in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Retail.

1 131 (44.11%) Finance
2 113 (38.05%) Manufacturing
3 95 (31.99%) Analytical Skills
4 89 (29.97%) SAP
4 89 (29.97%) Microsoft
5 78 (26.26%) Publishing
6 55 (18.52%) SQL
7 54 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
8 49 (16.50%) Project Management
9 48 (16.16%) Agile Software Development
10 43 (14.48%) Integration Testing
11 42 (14.14%) Customer Requirements
11 42 (14.14%) ABAP
11 42 (14.14%) Logistics
12 41 (13.80%) Continuous Improvement
13 40 (13.47%) Project Planning
14 36 (12.12%) SQL Server
15 33 (11.11%) Presales
16 32 (10.77%) Data Migration
16 32 (10.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 29 (9.76%) Legal
17 29 (9.76%) Marketing
18 27 (9.09%) E-Commerce
19 26 (8.75%) .NET
19 26 (8.75%) Migration
19 26 (8.75%) Billing
19 26 (8.75%) Analytics
20 25 (8.42%) QA
20 25 (8.42%) JavaScript
20 25 (8.42%) PRINCE2

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (3.03%) WordPress
2 6 (2.02%) NetWeaver
3 3 (1.01%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.34%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (4.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.36%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 17 (5.72%) Dynamics NAV
2 15 (5.05%) SAP CO
2 15 (5.05%) SAP FI
2 15 (5.05%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (2.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (2.36%) SAP QM
4 5 (1.68%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (1.68%) SAP FSCM
4 5 (1.68%) SAP Hybris
5 4 (1.35%) SAP EWM
5 4 (1.35%) SAP HCM
6 3 (1.01%) SAP MM
6 3 (1.01%) SAP Retail
7 2 (0.67%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (0.67%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.34%) Magento
8 1 (0.34%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.36%) SuccessFactors
3 4 (1.35%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (0.67%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.67%) Office 365
5 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.34%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.39%) RFID
2 13 (4.38%) Wireless
3 6 (2.02%) DHCP
3 6 (2.02%) DNS
4 5 (1.68%) WAN
4 5 (1.68%) WLAN
5 3 (1.01%) LAN
6 2 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.67%) Firewall
6 2 (0.67%) VoIP
7 1 (0.34%) Internet
7 1 (0.34%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 32 (10.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (8.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 22 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (5.39%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (3.70%) Power BI
7 10 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (3.37%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (2.36%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.68%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (1.68%) OLAP
10 4 (1.35%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.35%) OLAP Cube
10 4 (1.35%) SAP BW
10 4 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.01%) SAP HANA
12 2 (0.67%) Big Data
12 2 (0.67%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.67%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 23 (7.74%) eCATT
1 23 (7.74%) LSMW
2 11 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (3.70%) Visual Studio
3 10 (3.37%) JIRA
4 4 (1.35%) Selenium
4 4 (1.35%) WebDriver
5 2 (0.67%) JUnit
5 2 (0.67%) Zephyr
6 1 (0.34%) Ant
6 1 (0.34%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.34%) Maven
6 1 (0.34%) Mockito
6 1 (0.34%) NUnit
6 1 (0.34%) SpecFlow
General
1 131 (44.11%) Finance
2 113 (38.05%) Manufacturing
3 78 (26.26%) Publishing
4 29 (9.76%) Legal
4 29 (9.76%) Marketing
5 26 (8.75%) Billing
6 23 (7.74%) Telecoms
7 17 (5.72%) Banking
8 11 (3.70%) Automotive
9 9 (3.03%) General Ledger
10 6 (2.02%) Advertising
11 5 (1.68%) Back Office
11 5 (1.68%) Games
12 4 (1.35%) Law
13 1 (0.34%) Brand Awareness
13 1 (0.34%) French Language
13 1 (0.34%) German Language
13 1 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 83 (27.95%) Consultant
2 64 (21.55%) SAP Consultant
3 45 (15.15%) Developer
4 36 (12.12%) Project Manager
5 35 (11.78%) Analyst
6 15 (5.05%) Architect
6 15 (5.05%) SAP Support
7 14 (4.71%) Business Analyst
7 14 (4.71%) Logistics Consultant
7 14 (4.71%) SAP Support Consultant
7 14 (4.71%) Support Consultant
8 13 (4.38%) SAP Logistics Consultant
8 13 (4.38%) Senior Manager
9 12 (4.04%) .NET Developer
9 12 (4.04%) Presales Engineer
9 12 (4.04%) SAP Architect
10 11 (3.70%) Applications Support
10 11 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 11 (3.70%) SAP EWM Consultant
10 11 (3.70%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (8.75%) .NET
2 24 (8.08%) CSS
2 24 (8.08%) HTML
3 23 (7.74%) EDI
3 23 (7.74%) IDoc
4 12 (4.04%) ASP.NET
4 12 (4.04%) jQuery
5 6 (2.02%) SAP Basis
6 5 (1.68%) BAPI
6 5 (1.68%) SAP ALE
6 5 (1.68%) SAP Smart Forms
6 5 (1.68%) SAPUI5
7 4 (1.35%) XML
8 2 (0.67%) Hibernate
8 2 (0.67%) Software Packaging
8 2 (0.67%) Spring
9 1 (0.34%) CodeIgniter
9 1 (0.34%) Java EE
9 1 (0.34%) JPA
9 1 (0.34%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 95 (31.99%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (7.74%) LIMS
3 19 (6.40%) Mobile Computing
4 18 (6.06%) Data Centre
5 14 (4.71%) Social Media
6 11 (3.70%) EPoS
6 11 (3.70%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.36%) NHS
8 6 (2.02%) Clustering
9 5 (1.68%) FMCG
10 3 (1.01%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.01%) Smart Meter
11 2 (0.67%) AS400
11 2 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.34%) Blog
12 1 (0.34%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.34%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.34%) Robotics
12 1 (0.34%) User Experience
12 1 (0.34%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (6.73%) Windows
2 18 (6.06%) Android
3 10 (3.37%) Unix
4 5 (1.68%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.68%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (0.67%) HPUX
5 2 (0.67%) Linux
5 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 49 (16.50%) Project Management
3 48 (16.16%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (14.48%) Integration Testing
5 42 (14.14%) Customer Requirements
5 42 (14.14%) Logistics
6 41 (13.80%) Continuous Improvement
7 40 (13.47%) Project Planning
8 33 (11.11%) Presales
9 32 (10.77%) Data Migration
10 27 (9.09%) E-Commerce
11 26 (8.75%) Analytics
11 26 (8.75%) Migration
12 25 (8.42%) PRINCE2
13 24 (8.08%) ITIL
14 23 (7.74%) Demand Management
14 23 (7.74%) ERP
14 23 (7.74%) Work Breakdown Structure
15 21 (7.07%) CRM
16 20 (6.73%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 55 (18.52%) SQL
2 42 (14.14%) ABAP
3 25 (8.42%) JavaScript
4 17 (5.72%) C#
5 16 (5.39%) C
6 15 (5.05%) Java
7 13 (4.38%) PHP
8 9 (3.03%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.68%) SAPscript
10 2 (0.67%) C++
10 2 (0.67%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.34%) MUMPS
11 1 (0.34%) VBA
11 1 (0.34%) X++
Qualifications
1 17 (5.72%) Security Cleared
2 15 (5.05%) Degree
3 13 (4.38%) APMP
4 12 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (2.36%) SC Cleared
6 6 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.35%) ISEB
8 2 (0.67%) CCNA
8 2 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.34%) CCNP
9 1 (0.34%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.34%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.34%) MCSA
9 1 (0.34%) MCSE
9 1 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.34%) OCP
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.34%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (8.42%) QA
2 7 (2.36%) GDPR
3 5 (1.68%) PMO
4 2 (0.67%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.67%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.34%) COBIT
5 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.34%) NIST 800
5 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.34%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (2.02%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (0.67%) AirWatch
2 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.34%) Ansible
3 1 (0.34%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.34%) Puppet
3 1 (0.34%) QRadar
Vendors
1 89 (29.97%) Microsoft
1 89 (29.97%) SAP
2 12 (4.04%) Oracle
3 6 (2.02%) hybris
4 5 (1.68%) Google
4 5 (1.68%) Tableau
5 3 (1.01%) Twitter
6 2 (0.67%) Cisco
6 2 (0.67%) Cognos
6 2 (0.67%) Fortinet
6 2 (0.67%) Ivanti
6 2 (0.67%) Kronos
6 2 (0.67%) SOTI
6 2 (0.67%) VMware
7 1 (0.34%) Adobe
7 1 (0.34%) Dell
7 1 (0.34%) Juniper
7 1 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.34%) Tandberg
7 1 (0.34%) WatchGuard